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Summer Aboriginal Education Programs


Classes start July 3rd, 2017! 

Applications are now available!


For over 35 years, Nipissing University has been offering professional education programs for people of Aboriginal descent. Our Aboriginal Teacher Certification Program and our Teacher of Anishnaabemwin as a Second Language Program meet Ontario's new teacher certification requirements! Take a look at our video that highlights our programs' strengths and the advantages of being part of our Nipissing family!


Aboriginal Teacher Certification Program

New intake in 2017!

After completing the Aboriginal Teacher Certification Program (ATCP) you will earn a Certificate of Qualification and Registration from the Ontario College of Teachers, in the Primary and Junior division. As a qualified elementary school teacher, you will acquire the necessary pedagogical skills and knowledge combined with a strong personal understanding of your Aboriginal traditions, culture and heritage to build strong learning environments for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children.   

For specific information on the ATCP program (July 2017 intake), please review the ATCP Program Handbook: ATCP Program Booklet 2017.pdfATCP Program Booklet 2017.pdf

TO REGISTER, PLEASE ACCESS THE REGISTRAR'S APPLICATION PAGE AT:

Aboriginal Teacher Certification Program

See below for links to tuition and residence applications/costs.


Aboriginal Classroom Assistant Diploma Program

(formally known as the Native Classroom Assistant Diploma Program)

When you complete the Aboriginal Classroom Assistant Diploma Program (ACADP) you will be qualified to work, under the professional direction of the classroom teacher and school Principal, as a classroom assistant with Aboriginal primary school children. 

For specific information on the Aboriginal Classroom Assistant Diploma Program, please review the ACADP Program Handbook: ACADP Program Booklet 2017.pdfACADP Program Booklet 2017.pdf

TO REGISTER, PLEASE ACCESS THE REGISTRAR'S APPLICATION PAGE AT:

Aboriginal Classroom Assistant Diploma Program​

See below for links to tuition and residence applications/costs.


*Please note that Nipissing University is only accepting applications for Part 1 of the Aboriginal Classroom Assistant Diploma Program and Part 3 and the Native Classroom Assistant Diploma Program. If you are eligible to apply for Part 2 of the Native Classroom Assistant Diploma Program, please contact aboriginalprograms@nipissingu.ca and indicate NCADP Part 2 in the subject line.*


Teacher of Anishnaabemwin as a

Second Language Program 


After completing the Teacher of Anishnaabemwin as a Second Language Program (TASL), you will be qualified to teach Anishnaabemwin as a subject, to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students in grades Kindergarten to Grade 12. We will 

TO REGISTER, PLEASE ACCESS THE REGISTRAR'S APPLICATION PAGE AT:

Teacher of Anishnaabemwin as a Second Language Program Application

See below for links to tuition and residence applications/costs.


*Please note that we will only be accepting applications for Part 2 of the Teacher of Anishnaabemwin as a Second Language Program this summer. We will be accepting new students in the summer of 2018*


Practicum Support for ATCP and TASL Students​ 



Family Support Programs: 

SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN

To support students in their goal in achieving academic success, the Summer Aboriginal Education Programs have developed a number of daily/weekly activities for children of our enrolled students. The programs are:


Youth Experience Program

The Youth Experience Program provides daily fun and educational activities for children aged 3-8 years of age from Monday-Friday. For specific information on this year's and last year's activities, please visit our Youth Experience Program​ website.

 

​Science, Engineering and Mathematics Camps

We are happy to offer our exciting Science camps this summer. Each week will focus on a different theme. To see last year's activities, please visit our Science, Engineering and Mathematics Camps website.


INFORMATION AND APPLICATION FORMS FOR SUMMER CAMPS WILL BE MAILED DIRECTLY TO SUMMER STUDENTS. LOOK FOR THE APPLICATION FORMS IN EARLY JUNE TO ARRIVE BY MAIL.


*****For more information on any of our programs or if you have questions***** 

*****please email aboriginalprograms@nipissingu.ca.*****



 

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